Meetings are held the 3rd Thursday of each month.

Download EST Member Contact Sheet


September 24 – Catholic Charities Virtual Job Fair

Return to Earn Initiative – Offering Small Businesses $500 Reimbursement for Hiring Incentives (Update: No Match Needed): https://vcwnorthern.com/employers/return-to-earn/. Contact Laura Snell and Christine Slattery SSG Return to Earn Flyer

Share Free LinkedIn Learning Licenses for Clients and Small Businesses Flyer

New Re-Entry Resources Page on VCW Northern site

Revised Business Services Policy 

All EST Members can share job leads by emailing lead to: raj.narula@fairfaxcounty.gov (sent to all case managers and EST members). If you cannot enter the lead in Salesforce, cc. Kellan.graves@fairfaxcounty.gov.


Metropolitan Healthcare Hiring for 70 people in PW County, Fairfax County, and Loudoun County – Contact Kellan.graves@fairfaxcounty.gov

US Foods Manassas hiring CDL and Non-CDL Drivers, Maintaenace People, etc. $1000 hiring bonus. Contact smith@dars.virginia.gov

Fords Fish Shack, Amazing Toastery, Capital Alehouse, Bungalo House have many positions open in Loudoun, Chantilly, and Woodbridge. Contact smith@dars.virginia.gov

Fairfax County Government Waste Department Learn and Earn Position: Work $15/hour while you get your CDL, then get hired into higher paying salary role. Hiring for many positions. jones@vcwnorthern.com

Lowe’s hiring Part Time & Full Time permanent positions (not seasonal) across Northern VA: jobs.lowes.com.

Lowes Track to the Trades: Any PT or FT associate works at least 6 months at Lowe’s, they are eligible for Track to the Trades: Free pre-apprenticeship certifications in electrical, plumbing, HVAC, appliance repair, &carpentry, self-paced online training. Lowe’s pays for it even if they don’t pass or use it. Contact: lucas@lowes.com


SkillSource ESLA Employment Specialists Accepting Referrals – Flyer (Candidates with at least one child under 18, Prince William and Fairfax)

Re-Employing Virginians (REV) Grant Extended through 2021

VITA services affected by COVIDhttp://nvacash.org/vita/


Upcoming Job Fairs
Employer Resources
VCW Fairfax Weekly Jobs List
Loudoun County Weekly Jobs List
Salesforce Entry Instructions


EST June 2021 Virtual Meeting Agenda Notes

Franklin Apprenticeships Full PowerPoint (internal staff use only)

Temporary Solutions PowerPoint

LinkedInLearning_- New Flyer for Small Businesses and Community

ReturnToEarn Incentive Program Flyer

  • Please help us market this amazing opportunity and share on social media, with the small business employers you connect with, at networking events, etc. I have attached the flyer for information and distribution. The first step for interested/potentially eligible businesses is to fill out an application online https://vcwnorthern.com/employers/return-to-earn/. Either Christine or me will follow up with the employer shortly thereafter.

Apprenticeship Openings, Amazon Jobs Tips, Networking Program, New Job Fair License, and More

EST Meeting Notes January 2021

Amazon PowerPoint (For automated notification of Amazon jobs opening near you, Text NOVANOW1 to 77088)

Appteon Powerpoint – Apprenticeships

Appteon Apprentice Recruitment Flyer

Britepaths Programs Flyer


These events are not hosted or organized by the SkillSource Group or Virginia Career Works. Please contact the organization directly for accommodations, questions, or concerns.

BRitepaths Financial Empowerment Center Events
BRitepaths Networking Mentorship Program
Career Network Ministry Events
Career-Confidence.org Events
Federal Career Connection Events


EST Brochure
Area 11 Employer Services Plan
EST Member Agreement
VCWN Statewide Business Services Policy